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UPSC Prelims 2020 aspirant, Priya Kumari from Patna on hunger strike, demands postponement of exams

UPSC aspirant from Patna on hunger strike, demands postponement of exams

India | Sep 13, 2020, 08:51 PM IST

A UPSC aspirant from Patna, Priya Kumari, is on a hunger strike for the last three days. The hunger strike is an attempt to draw the attention of the authorities towards the plight of the students who were not ready for the exams considering the challenges posed by the pandemic.

UPSC prelims aspirants storm twitter, demand postponement of exam amid COVID-19 pandemic

#Postpone_Karo_UPSC: Aspirants storm twitter, demand postponement of exam amid COVID-19 pandemic

Education | Sep 13, 2020, 01:35 PM IST

Lakhs of aspirants of UPSC 2020 prelims have stormed Twitter with #Postpone_Karo_UPSC and are continuously urging the authorities to postpone the exams in light of the coronavirus pandemic. According to these aspirants, they are scared about contracting COVID-19 infection after appearing for UPSC Prelims 2020 that is scheduled on October 4.

Students at Varanasi’s Sunbeam College for Women demand fee relaxation; admin says 'can pay in insta

Students at Varanasi’s Sunbeam College for Women demand fee relaxation

Education | Sep 12, 2020, 02:43 PM IST

The students at Sunbeam College for Women in Varanasi are demanding fee relaxation in light of the coronavirus pandemic. According to the students, the college which is affiliated to MGK Vidyapith had issued a fee submission circular via WhatsApp on September 7.

25 'wrongfully' expelled MBBS students of Sakshi Medical College in MP's Guna demand justice

25 'wrongfully' expelled MBBS students of Sakshi Medical College in MP's Guna demand justice

Education | Sep 05, 2020, 01:07 PM IST

The Gwalior High Court on Thursday gave two-weeks' time to the Medical Council of India (MCI) to reply in the ongoing matter of 25 "wrongfully" expelled student of Sakshi Medical College in Madhya Pradesh's Guna district. The students told Indiatvnews.com that they have been fighting for the last three years, knocking courts but to no success.

50 MBBS students of debarred Glocal Medical College uncertain about their future

50 MBBS students of debarred Glocal Medical College uncertain about their future

Education | Aug 30, 2020, 02:38 PM IST

"We worked hard to clear NEET and now we don't even know if we will ever be able to become a doctor," said one of 50 students of the debarred Glocal Medical College, Saharanpur who are uncertain about their future. These 50 students are continuously asking for help and demanding to get transferred to another institution – for the past four years.

UPES students demand fee relaxation, say 'we want to pay only tuition fee'

UPES students demand fee relaxation, say 'we want to pay only tuition fee'

Education | Aug 17, 2020, 02:41 PM IST

The students of the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun are demanding fee relaxation in light of coronavirus pandemic. The Univerity issued a fee notice on August 9 asking the students to pay the fee latest by August 31. According to the circular, the varsity has introduced 'One-time COVID scholarship for AY 2020-21'. 

Independence Day Special: 5 Incredible Women Who Shaped India's Freedom Struggle

Independence Day Special: 5 Incredible Women Who Shaped India's Freedom Struggle

Aug 14, 2020, 01:35 PM IST

The stories of how India fought to free itself from the shackles of Colonial rules still reverberate in our hearts. From the Great Revolt of 1857 to the attainment of independence in 1947 lakhs of freedom fighters fought to free the country from the British Tyranny. Undoubtedly, this fight would have been incomplete without the participation of women.

DU OBE: Petition filed against Delhi University for not cooperating with Grievance redressal Committ

OBE: Delhi HC to hear plea against DU today for 'not cooperating' with Grievance Redressal Committee

Education | Aug 14, 2020, 09:50 AM IST

A petition was filed by the members of the Grievance Redressal Committee on Thursday against Delhi University for not cooperating and following the court orders amid the ongoing Open Book Examination.

Delhi University files appeal against High Court's order on OBE

Delhi University files appeal against High Court's order on Open Book Examination

Education | Aug 12, 2020, 11:15 AM IST

The University of Delhi on Tuesday morning filed an appeal against Delhi High Court's order on Open Book Examinations for final year students.

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How food delivery apps like Zomato worked its way up in the time of corona

Business | Aug 11, 2020, 06:39 PM IST

 According to Zomato's Annual report, the pandemic has positively affected the health of the business and accelerated the company's journey towards profitability. 

MIET students demanding to fee relaxation amid coronavirus

MIET students demand fee relaxation amid coronavirus pandemic

Education | Aug 11, 2020, 03:05 PM IST

The students of Meerut Institute Engineering and Technology (MIET) are demanding fee relaxation for the current semester in light of coronavirus pandemic. MIET issued a circular on July 28 asking the students to pay the fees latest by August 14.

Delhi HC permits varsity to conduct online test, students say 'not happy, decision unfortunate'

DU OBE Exam: Delhi HC permits varsity to conduct online test, students say 'not happy, decision unfo

Education | Aug 08, 2020, 02:27 PM IST

The Delhi High Court on Friday permitted Delhi University to conduct the online open book examination for the final year students. The online OBE is scheduled to begin on August 10. Several students told indiatvnews.com that they are unhappy with this decision but they did expect it.

Not being allowed to attend classes over fee payment delays, students of ABES Engineering College sa

'No students have been denied access to online classes': ABESE College dismisses students' claim

Education | Aug 09, 2020, 12:07 PM IST

The students of ABES Engineering College in Ghaziabad have alleged that the authorities are not allowing those who haven't paid the fees to attend the online classes. The students of the engineering college are continuously demanding that the fees of the current semester be reduced in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

GLBITM students demand 25 per cent fee relaxation amid COVID-19 pandemic

GLBITM students demand 25 per cent fee relaxation amid COVID-19 pandemic

Education | Aug 03, 2020, 03:22 PM IST

The student of GL Bajaj Institute of Technology and Management, Greater Noida alleged that the college is 'forcing' them to pay their fee latest by August 4. Students of the college told Indiatvnews.com that they will not be allowed to appear for placement sessions if they fail to pay the fees on time.

Kashmir University postpones MBBS examinations after

Kashmir University postpones MBBS examinations after students' protest

Education | Aug 03, 2020, 03:19 PM IST

The Kashmir University on Monday announced that the MBBS examinations will be postponed till further notice. According to the varsity, the fresh dates for the deferred examinations will be notified separately, later.

NIFT students demand 50 per cent relaxation in fee amid

NIFT students demand 50 per cent relaxation in fee amid coronavirus pandemic

Education | Aug 01, 2020, 12:24 PM IST

Students of the National Institute of Fashion and Technology (NIFT) are demanding a relaxation in their fee this semester in light of the coronavirus pandemic. The Design and Fashion school had issued a notification on July 28, regarding the fee structure for this semester. Talking to India TV Digital, some students said they don't want to pay charges for the library, mess, Alumni funds and medical claims as they are not using these services.

Assam University announces offline examination amid COVID-19 situation

Assam University announces offline examination amid COVID-19 situation

Education | Jul 31, 2020, 05:54 PM IST

The Assam University has announced to conduct offline examinations from September 8 amid coronavirus pandemic. According to the notice issued by the varsity on July 22, offline exams for terminal semesters of affiliated colleges will be held after the re-opening of the campus.

MBBS students demand postponement of exams citing pandemic

Jammu & Kashmir: MBBS students demand postponement of exams citing pandemic and 2G issues

Education | Jul 31, 2020, 11:39 AM IST

The MBBS students from the University of Jammu and University of Kashmir are demanding postponement of their examinations citing the difficulties of coronavirus pandemic and slow internet.

BITS Pilani students demand relaxation in tuition fee amid

BITS Pilani students demand relaxation in tuition fee amid COVID-19 situation

Education | Jul 29, 2020, 01:23 PM IST

The students of Birla Insitute of Technology and Science (BITS) in Pilani are demanding relaxation in the tuition fee of the current semester. BITS Pilani issued a notice on July 15 regarding the fee submission for this semester. According to students, the institute has not asked for mess or hostel charges so far.

KM Medical College cancels 7 per cent fee hike order after student's protest

Mathura: KM Medical College rolls back 7 per cent fee hike after students' protest

Education | Jul 28, 2020, 10:39 AM IST

Krishna Mohan Medical College and Hospital, Mathura on Tuesday announced that there will be no fee hike in the tuition fees of 2019-batch students till further notice. The announcement came days after the medical college informed students a 7-percent fee hike in the current fee structure.

No fee revision this year, says NSUT amid students' protest

No fee revision this year, says NSUT amid students' protest

Education | Jul 27, 2020, 03:24 PM IST

Netaji Subhash University of Technology (NSUT) on Monday clarified that no fee hike has been declared this year. The varsity's Dean, Prof. Sujata Sengar told indiatvnews.com that the fee structure for the whole course was communicated to the students at the time of their admission. 

Most of the students who were stranded in Kota due to the nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the sp

Kota — the city of dreams for IIT/Medical aspirants — stuck by uncertainty amid coronavirus pandemic

Education | Jul 26, 2020, 04:42 PM IST

Kota is a dream city for students who strive to get into one of the prestigious IITs, NITs, and other reputed colleges. However, this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, fear and uncertainty have taken over the city.

Mathura: KM Medical College students oppose fee hike amid coronavirus pandemic

Mathura: KM Medical College students oppose fee hike amid coronavirus pandemic

Education | Jul 25, 2020, 12:17 PM IST

Krishna Mohan Medical College and Hospital, Mathura has announced a 7 percent fee hike in the current fee structure amid coronavirus pandemic, students have said. The students and their parents told indiatvnews.com that the college is demanding the updated fees by July 30, otherwise, they will have to pay the penalty fee.

KD Medical College students allege admin forcing them to come to college for semester exams

Being forced to report to college for semester exams, KD Medical College students say

Education | Jul 23, 2020, 09:21 PM IST

The students of Kanti Devi Medical College and Research Centre, Mathura are alleging that the college administration is 'forcing' fourth-year students to come to college for semester examination. The students of the college have written several emails to the college and the university but they haven't received any response so far.

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Agriculture holds the key, pandemic an opportunity for India: Economists at World Economic Forum

Business | Jul 17, 2020, 01:05 PM IST

Chief Economists at the World Economic Forum on Thursday talked about the global economic outlook in the time of coronavirus pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic is predicted to result in the largest contraction in global per capita income since 1870.

DTU cancels end-term examinations for all programmes; guidelines to be notified soon

DTU cancels end-term examinations for all programmes; guidelines to be notified soon

Education | Jul 14, 2020, 07:10 PM IST

The Delhi Technological University (DTU) on Tuesday announced that the end-term examination for all programmes including Ph.D will be cancelled.

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CBSE Class 12 Results: Girls outshine boys yet again

Exam Results | Jul 13, 2020, 07:50 PM IST

CBSE Class 12 Result 2020:The Central Board of Secondary Education has declared the class 12 results on Monday. This year the girls have performed better than boys by 5.96 per cent. According to CBSE, the pass percentage of girls this year is 92.15 per cent. While the pass percentage of boys is 86.19 percent. Meanwhile, the pass percentage of transgender students is 66.67 per cent.

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NSUT continues to conduct exams amid cancellation demands

Education | Jul 12, 2020, 09:18 AM IST

The Netaji Subhash University of Technology (NSUT) formerly known as Netaji Subhash Institute of Technology (NSIT) announced on Saturday that it will continue with the ongoing Open Book Examinations (OBE). This comes hours after Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's announcement that all Delhi state university exams will be canceled.

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JNU students wait for pending scholarships amid COVID-19 pandemic

Education | Jul 08, 2020, 02:08 PM IST

Many of the students studying at JNU have no financial means other than the scholarship. The fact that so many parents have also lost their jobs due to the pandemic worsens the condition.

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DTU releases datesheet for intermediate semester exams amid rising COVID-19 cases

Education | Jul 06, 2020, 08:35 PM IST

The Delhi Technological University (DTU) on Monday released the date-sheet for the upcoming examinations of 1st-3rd year students. As per the date-sheet, the DTU exams will begin from July 27, 2020. This notification comes amid the massive online protests of students against the exams.

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MBBS, DNB students request cancellation of exams/classes amid coronavirus situation

Education | Jul 06, 2020, 12:40 PM IST

There are thousands of aspiring doctors who are worried about their future today. Many of them are worried about the pending exams and their feasibility. To highlight their issue, the MBBS students have taken to social media and online channels to reach out to authorities seeking cancellation of their exams amid pandemic.

NIFT students complain of exam confusion and uncertain future

Present imperfect, NIFT students complain of exam confusion and uncertain future

Education | Jun 11, 2020, 08:37 PM IST

The coronavirus pandemic has put a massive challenge to not just doctors and health workers but across several sectors including education and higher studies. Considering the lockdown guidelines and social distancing norms during the pandemic, several state-level board exams, recruitment exams, university-level exams, and entrance exams have been postponed across the country.

Students protesting against the imposition of curfew on

After DU Hostel's warden makes controversial remarks, enraged student demands her resignation

India | Feb 27, 2020, 09:18 PM IST

Residents of DU's Ambedkar Ganguly Student House for Women on Thursday protested against the hostel authorities demanding the resignation of the warden for making controversial and objectionable remarks against a female student.

Gargi College girls to go for indefinite strike after admin's 'laxity' on mass molestation incident

Gargi College girls go on indefinite strike after admin's 'laxity' on mass molestation incident

India | Feb 10, 2020, 11:13 PM IST

The students of Gargi College on Monday protested against the principal and the college administration over the mass molestation and harassment incident that rocked the campus during their Annual fest

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'They groped, masturbated at us': Delhi's Gargi College girls recount horror

India | Feb 09, 2020, 11:50 PM IST

A shocking incident has come to light from Delhi's Gargi College where girls were molested, groped and locked in the washroom by goons on loose in the campus. IndiaTvNews.com spoke to some of the girls who narrated their ordeal that is shameful and disgusting.

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India TV ground report from Palam constituency: Direct fight between AAP and BJP

Elections | Feb 05, 2020, 06:10 PM IST

The upcoming assembly election in Delhi is approaching and the voters have, more or less, decided who they will vote for. Palam is one of the major suburbs and residential colonies in the national capital. The seat comes under the South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency. Palam is currently held by Aam Aadmi Party's Bhavna Gaur. In 2015, the AAP leader had won by 88637 votes, defeating Dharam Dev Solanki of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

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